BMW X6 Towing Capacity Table – 2009-2018

The following table contains the maximum trailer weight (towing capacity) recommended for a BMW X6 for every model year 2009 and after. Use the drop downs to find a particular year, trim or engine.

We have provided a link to the source of each rating – typically the owner’s manual. Always consult your owner’s manual for towing instructions.

YearTrimEngineMax Tow CapacityDescriptionSources
2018All6,000Tow Package RequiredSource
20093.0L I-66,000Source
20094.4L V-86,000Source
20103.0L I-66,000Source
20104.4L V-86,000Source
2011xDrive35i3.0L I-66,000Source
2011xDrive50i4.4L V-86,000Source
2011Active Hybrid4.4L V-86,000Source
20123.0L I-66000Source
20124.4L V-86000Source
20133.0L I-6 Turbocharged6,000Source
20134.4L V-8 Turbocharged6,000Source
20134.4L V-8 Turbocharged6,000Source
20143.0L I-6 Turbocharged6,000Source
20144.4L V-8 Turbocharged6,000Source
20144.4L V-8 Turbocharged6,000Source
201535i3.0L I-6 Turbocharged6,000Source
201550i4.4L V-8 Turbocharged6,000Source
2016All6,000*With Class III hitchSource
2017All6,000Source

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